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'Monica guarantees an awesome night for all'

Hoopla Impro

'Monica brings a genuinely infectious enthusiasm to the stage'

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As seen, heard, staged and featured on BBC Three, BBC News, BBC Click, ITVBe, London Live, BBC History, BBC Radio London, Talk Radio, Jack Radio, Global Pillage, The Comedy Store, Hoopla Impro, Omnibus Theatre, Boulevard Theatre, Battersea Arts Centre, Bristol Improv Theatre and more... 

Monica Gaga is a British-born black African queer host, improviser, facilitator, maker and performer. She has been performing and hosting for 11 years, improvising for 24 years and facilitating professionally for 16 years.

 

The Comedy Store Players regular is the producer of HELL YEAH!, the femxle-centred queer improv collective. She is a cast member of Do The Right Scene, named ‘theatre that thinks’ by Timeout; Broadway Baby five-star reviewed show Yes Queens and feminist duo Derek's Mojo.

Trained at East 15 Acting School, Monica has worked professionally across England, Ireland, Scotland, Germany, Spain, Italy, Canada and beyond.

Monica is currently based in London, UK.

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  • Hosting | CLAPHAM LIGHTS 2022
    Fri, 02 Dec
    The Polygon
    02 Dec, 15:00 – 03 Dec, 18:30
    The Polygon, Clapham, London SW4, UK
    It’s that time of year again! Don your woolly hats and join us in celebrating the start of the festive season with the annual Clapham lights switch on...
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  • Hosting | Hoopla Impro
    Sat, 03 Dec
    Hoopla Impro
    03 Dec, 20:00
    Hoopla Impro, The Miller, 96 Snowsfields, London SE1 3SS, UK
    Improvised comedy every Friday and Saturday night at Hoopla featuring top Improv groups on the circuit, hosted tonight by Monica Gaga!!
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  • Hosting | Hoopla Impro
    Fri, 09 Dec
    Hoopla Impro
    09 Dec, 20:00
    Hoopla Impro, The Miller, 96 Snowsfields, London SE1 3SS, UK
    Improvised comedy every Friday and Saturday night at Hoopla featuring top Improv groups on the circuit, hosted tonight by Monica Gaga!!
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  • Do The Right Scene presents SPECIAL DELIVERY
    16 Dec, 20:00
    Hoopla Impro, The Miller, 96 Snowsfields, London SE1 3SS, UK
    A fast-paced improv group comprised of Black improvisers, sketch performers, stand-ups and character comedians with credits on Radio 4, Comedy Central, BBC 3 and BBC1.
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  • HOOPLA beginners improv course
    Tue, 17 Jan
    Theatre Deli
    17 Jan 2023, 19:00 – 06 Mar 2023, 21:00
    Theatre Deli, 107 Leadenhall St, London EC3A 4AF, UK
    8 week beginners improv courses to learn the core skills of improvised comedy. Hoopla offer the most fun and friendly environment to learn improvisation in the UK. Complete beginners are welcome. You don’t need any drama, acting, comedy or impro experience whatsoever. You don’t have to be clever,..
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  • Juice
    Fri, 20 Jan
    Hoopla Impro
    20 Jan 2023, 20:00 GMT
    Hoopla Impro, Hoopla Improv Theatre at The Miller, 96 Snowsfields Road, London Bridge, London SE1 3SS, UK
    Quenching your thirst for improv with a fresh new show and a tasty line-up.
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  • Do The Right Scene presents SPECIAL DELIVERY
    27 Jan 2023, 20:00
    Hoopla Impro, The Miller, 96 Snowsfields, London SE1 3SS, UK
    A fast-paced improv group comprised of Black improvisers, sketch performers, stand-ups and character comedians with credits on Radio 4, Comedy Central, BBC 3 and BBC1.
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  • HELL YEAH!
    Fri, 03 Feb
    Hoopla Impro
    03 Feb 2023, 20:00
    Hoopla Impro, Hoopla Improv Theatre at The Miller, 96 Snowsfields Road, London Bridge, London SE1 3SS, UK
    Monica Gaga presents HELL YEAH! Fun, femxle-centered, fearless and completely improvised. A supHer group of London's hottest queer improv talent.
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  • Improv Warriors: combating bias and active inclusion | workshop
    25 Feb 2023, 10:00
    Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Take action and champion inclusion in your improv. An opportunity to reflect and grow your improv in a way that sparks joy and promotes others. This is an offer to level up your improv. Use this space to practise your craft, reflect on your journey so far and grow techniques that support you to....
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  • WOMAN UP | IMPRO AMSTERDAM 2023
    Mon, 27 Feb
    Blauwe Zaal
    27 Feb 2023, 22:30
    Blauwe Zaal, Zonneplein 30, 1033 EK Amsterdam, Netherlands
    In this show everything will be out in the open - all the funny, painful, scary, icky and powerful moments we experience as women, alone and together...
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  • Do The Right Scene presents SPECIAL DELIVERY
    31 Mar 2023, 20:00
    Hoopla Impro, The Miller, 96 Snowsfields, London SE1 3SS, UK
    A fast-paced improv group comprised of Black improvisers, sketch performers, stand-ups and character comedians with credits on Radio 4, Comedy Central, BBC 3 and BBC1.
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  • Do The Right Scene presents SPECIAL DELIVERY
    28 Apr 2023, 20:00
    Hoopla Impro, The Miller, 96 Snowsfields, London SE1 3SS, UK
    A fast-paced improv group comprised of Black improvisers, sketch performers, stand-ups and character comedians with credits on Radio 4, Comedy Central, BBC 3 and BBC1.
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  • Inclusion in Improv 8 Week Course Download | impromiscuous.com
    Time is TBD
    Downloadable course
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